Your visit

view of Liverpool's famous waterfront, including the Museum of Liverpool

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Free entry! Open daily 10am-5pm . The Piermaster's House |is open daily 10am-4.30pm.

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Return of the Giants!

During the Giants’ visit the Museum of Liverpool’s ground floor galleries, atrium and shop will be open from 10am until the extended time of 8pm on Saturday 26 July and 10am-5pm on Sunday 27 July.

The Waterfront Café will open for extended hours from 9am-8pm on Saturday and 9am-5pm on Sunday.

The first and second floor galleries will close at 3.30pm on Saturday 26 July and re-open at 1pm on Sunday 27 July.

Merseyside Maritime Museum and the International Slavery Museum in Albert Dock will be open as usual from 10am-5pm all weekend.

The Dazzle Ship will be visible from the area in front of the Museum of Liverpool and when looking across Canning Dock from Merseyside Maritime Museum. The quayside next to the Dazzle Ship will not be accessible over the weekend.

Please note that there will be road closures in the area from Friday 25 until Sunday 27 July, so some bus routes and car parks will be affected.

Please see the Giant Spectacular website| for more information and allow extra time to get to the museum.

Planning your visit

Seasonal opening

Closed from 2pm on 24 December and all day 25 and 26 December and 1 January.